With wide experience of accompanying musicians of all ages and experience levels, Robin can be booked for recital and auditon work at any time of year. Please get in touch via the Contact Form to enquire about his availability and rates.
He enjoys playing for musicians (young and older!) in their ABRSM and Trinity College exams, and sessions can also be arranged in preparation for SQA certificate courses.
He has performed in masterclasses with James Bowman, Robert Tear, Julius Drake, Clifford Benson, Rudolf Jansen, Jane Manning and Philip Langridge, among others, and since returning to Scotland in 2006 has continued to partner singers and instrumentalists in recital, audition and examination. With chamber trio Vocali3e, Robin was featured in Creative Scotland’s prestigious Made in Scotland showcase, and gave the world premiere of Jennifer Margaret Barker’s A Lassie’s Love in April 2015 before touring with the work to the United States
An experienced repetiteur and choral accompanist, Robin has played for numerous professional and community vocal groups, including the Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Royal Scottish National Orchestra Chorus, Scottish Opera Education, Tayside Opera, Edinburgh Grand Opera and Cappella Nova Outreach. He enjoys collaborating with young people and has worked extensively with NYCOS and Glasgow City’s Voice Factory, and as an audition pianist for the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland. As repetiteur for Cromarty Youth Opera, he has assisted on Peter Maxwell Davies’s Cinderella, and Britten’s The Little Sweep and joins the company again this summer for Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.